Sterling silver with 18ct gold bead. The shield design is reminiscent of the ancient warrior tradition found in Irish myths and legends. The intricate decoration is inspired by the ornate filigree that can be seen on the 8th century Ardagh Chalice on display in our An tSeodlann/The Treasury exibition at the National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology. A great gift idea for the groom, groomsman or warrior in your life. Made in Dublin by Boru and hallmarked at Dublin Castle. Width 20mm. Weight 5.2 grams approx.